David Guetta

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What does David Guetta do? Is he a singer? Songwriter? Producer?
Guetta is a house DJ turned mega-producer. If you’ve been in a club in the past decade, or turned on a radio, or just gone out in public, you’ve heard one of his songs. “I Gotta Feeling,” “Sexy Bitch,” “MemoriesClub Can’t Handle Me”—those are just the recent hits.

How do you pronounce Guetta, anyway?
Like Jetta, not like beta. He’s French.

French? Then why is he so big here?
Years of paying dues. The son of a Moroccan restaurant owner, Guetta started out DJing in...